Published On: Mon, Mar 7th, 2016

Glenn Maxwell, David Warner’s Record Partnership T20 stand as Australia Clinch Thriller


Johannesburg: Australia and South Africa played 2nd T20 in which hosts batsmen rattled guests bowling skills and gave 204/7 after that Warner, Maxwell also vibrated surface with their bats won the contest by making record breaking partnership.


A dramatic contest played by Australia and South Africa on Sunday in which host’s captain Faf du Plessis won the toss, elected to bat first his decision was good because he is in good form by making big total of 204/7 but guest team prevailed that margin after some troubles by the help of Maxwell 75 and David Warner 77 along with fantastic record partnership.


African team also established good opening pair who helps in making good start of innings but other batsmen AB de Villiers bowled on just 14 runs, Quinton de Kock thrilled with 44 but Captain Faf du Plessis seemed aggressive on crease and introduced fantastic 79 runs in which some monster sixes four side of the field.

Australian left arm medium pacer James Faulkner was outstanding for his side in bowling department and took 3 wickets for just 28 runs.

Kangaroos also faced trobles in shape of first 3 wicketrs goes down on 28 after that all rounder Maxwell and Opening batsman David Warner flicked with big partnership that helped to take over victory over Africa.

Kangaroos also enjoyed that contest to see batting performance of their players outside the country after long time and chased big target of 205 on loss of 5 wickets on last ball of the innings.

At the end of presentation ceremony, losing captain Faf du Plessis told that is no big total when any two teams are playing good form of crickets on any surface so, we shall try to get last win on Wednesday scheduled game because series also level1-1.